1. A trial performance, as by an actor, dancer, or musician, to demonstrate suitability or skill.
2. The sense or power of hearing.
3. The act of hearing.
v. au·di·tioned, au·di·tion·ing, au·di·tions
To take part in a trial performance: auditioned for the role and got it.
To evaluate (a person) in a trial performance.
[Latin audītiō, audītiōn-, from audītus, past participle of audīre, to hear; see au- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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